The Best and Worst Plants for People With Allergies

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There’s no better way to turn a house into a home than adding luscious plants and beautiful flowers. Unfortunately, people who suffer from allergies may struggle to find plants and flowers that won’t lead to a runny nose, burning eyes and uncontrollable sneezing. Which plants should allergy sufferers avoid? Which should they welcome into their homes? Here’s a look at … Read More

Movement Out of California Was the Most Influential Driver of U.S. Migration Patterns in Early 2017

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In an analysis of a sample of nearly one million Redfin.com users searching for homes across 75 metro areas in the first three months of 2017, we found that one in five (19.8%) searched mostly1 for homes outside their home metro2. Among them, about half searched exclusively in other metros. Three trends dominated the migration patterns seen in Redfin.com user … Read More

7 Stylish Ways to Hide Your Trash Cans

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Combining fashion and function is not always easy, especially when it comes to home design.  And controlling the appearance and odor of your trash can is a particularly tricky and ongoing challenge. Yet, there are plenty of clever ways to hide these necessary containers while keeping them accessible for daily tasks. Whether you’re working in a larger and more versatile … Read More

5 Reasons You Should Use a “Green” Moving Company

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Earth Day is just around the corner! Now is the time to get our green game on and get busy preserving our one and only beautiful earth. Your children and grandchildren will thank you for it. Spring also brings the beginning of the busy moving season. Pair these two occasions together and we have the perfect opportunity to make greener pastures. … Read More

Water Bill Drowning You? Here Are 11 Ways to Lower It

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While utilities like internet and cable TV may seem like obvious targets, your water bill can also run much higher than necessary. Missing water bill payments could eventually hurt your credit. While most utilities don’t report on-time payments to the to credit bureaus, many will report accounts that go into default or collections, which will cause your scores to take … Read More

5 Beautiful Ways to Incorporate Live Plants Into Your Decor

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Image via iStock Live plants can do wonders for your home. However, including flowers and trees in your interior decorating isn’t always easy. While you can put flowers in almost any room in the home, you don’t want your house to become a jungle. Keep reading to learn how to incorporate live plants into your décor while keeping a balance. … Read More

9 Ways to Get Your Bathrooms Open-House Ready

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Clean contemporary bathroom sink When it comes time to sell your home, you want to make sure every room is in tip-top shape—that means clean, neat and free of clutter. One room to pay particular attention to is the bathroom. No one wants to be reminded of the drudgery and hard work that is required to maintain it. Bathrooms quickly … Read More

Want To Flip Instead Of Flop? Avoid These Common Rehab Mistakes

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Image via iStock You don’t have to look too hard these days to find a TV show following real estate investors as they glamorously flip houses for jealousy-inducing amounts of profit. However, the unfortunate truth is that most of these shows are about as representative of real estate investing as “Jersey Shore” was of the great state of New Jersey. … Read More

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Garage This Year

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Image via Flickr/Cary Peterson According to The New York Times , a garage is the “final frontier in home remodeling,” and 2017 is the forecasted year that homeowners will undertake the project of de-cluttering this room to create a more functional, accessible and livable space. Instead of just a place to park your car or stash holiday decor, the garage … Read More